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Crude price staying down: Thanks to fracking "learning curve" and chemicals

¬†Like duelling banjos, the U.S. and Saudi oil producers have been carrying out a spirited contest to see who first cries “Uncle” (My apologies for these metaphors). 434 more words

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Backing Bob? I am too!

The RSPB is running a campaign with Bob the red squirrel, asking canidates for MP to “Back Bob”.

Yes, I am backing Bob too!

Here is my response to the RSPB, and which goes to people who contact us via the RSPB campaign: 117 more words


1,000 march against Ryedale fracking

Frack Free Ryedale said around 1,000 people marched through Malton yesterday (Saturday 25th April 2015) in the biggest ever anti-fracking rally in Yorkshire. 318 more words


Resisting the lure

Hardly ever an energy policy topic mattered amongst the Algerian society more than recent shale gas exploration. The variety of supporters, opponents, critics and experts who outpaced one another to voice their opinions in favour or against shale gas exploitation contrasts quite notably with the general withdrawal from the public debate which has characterized the Algerian society in recent years. 913 more words

Oklahomans Feel Way More Earthquakes Than Californians; Now They Know Why

A magnitude-3.0 earthquake is small, but most people can feel it. Historically, Oklahoma got less than two of those a year, but in 2013 it became two a week. 635 more words


NO, It Wasn't Caused By Climate Change Or Fracking

The devastating earthquake that occurred in Nepal, and as of this writing left over 1,000 dead with massive destruction not seen from a quake since 1900, I would just like to remind everyone it was not caused by the fairy tale of climate change, nor was it caused by hydraulic fracturing. 51 more words


Activist fined $1,000 for violating order to stay off gas sites

By Marie Cusick, StateImpact

A Susquehanna County judge has fined anti-fracking activist Vera Scroggins $1,000 for getting too close to a natural gas site earlier this year. 825 more words